Deer hunting will soon be focused in western South Dakota with the opening of the West River Deer season on Saturday, Nov. 16.
The hunting season will remain open through December 1. The season will reopen on December 28 and run through January 5, 2014 for unfilled antlerless tags.
Unsold licenses may be purchased through the end of the season. The list of available licenses may be found on the Game, Fish and Parks Department website at www.gfp.sd.gov or by phoning 605-223-7660.
The Black Hills Deer season opened on November 1 and runs through November 30. The East River Deer season opens on November 23 and runs through December 8, reopening on December 28 and running through January 5 for unfilled antlerless tags.